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† cautēr, ēris, m., = καυτήρ (accessory form to cauterium, and only post-class.).
- I. A branding-iron, Pall. 1, 41, 2; 1, 43, 3; Prud. στεφ. 10, 490.
Trop.: cauterem adigere ambitioni, Tert. Pall. 5.
- II. A wound made by burning, Prud. στεφ. 5, 229.